Items Tagged with 'Kalamazoo'


Trader Joe’s plans second store

July 12, 2017
A specialty grocer is planning its second West Michigan location. Read More

Symphony develops strategic plan

April 5, 2016
A nearly 100-year-old symphony orchestra has released its new long-range strategic plan, which it said will position it for future viability. Read More

Chicken fast-food chain builds location

September 8, 2015
A Georgia-based chicken fast-food chain is coming to the region. Read More

Craft brewery trail opens

June 2, 2015
A new trail will help guide visitors through breweries in southwest Michigan. Read More

Change Ups: Humphries joins Compliance One Group

May 8, 2015
Compliance One Group of Kalamazoo expanded its team with the addition of Joe Humphries, project manager. Read More

Health system buys former newspaper building for $2.2M

May 6, 2015
A southwestern Michigan health care system has purchased additional facilities in downtown Kalamazoo for roughly $2.2 million to accommodate for expanded clinical growth. Read More

USDA’s corn seed bank may pay dividends

A Kalamazoo firm is finding genetic traits are of interest to the hybrid seed corn industry.

March 6, 2015
Native Traits Corp., a new bio-technology company in Kalamazoo, has received $500,000 in pre-seed funding for a business developing native genetic traits in corn for the hybrid seed corn industry. Read More

Change Ups: ECCU raises money to benefit Wounded Warriors

January 2, 2015
Educational Community Credit Union of Kalamazoo and its staff recently raised $2,512 for the Wounded Warrior Project, which strives to raise awareness and enlist the public’s aid to meet the needs of injured service members. Read More

A big year for credit union commercial lending

Lake Michigan may be up 40 percent and a small Kalamazoo CU is ramping up.

September 12, 2014
Commercial lending is taking off in a big way at credit unions in West Michigan, with one of the biggest groups in the state predicting its commercial loan volume will increase by as much as 40 percent this year. Read More

Pizzeria blazes West Michigan trail

September 10, 2014
A California-based pizza chain is coming to West Michigan. Read More